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[Market and West] Lavington

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Known today as Lavington / Market Lavington / West Lavington.
  • Hundred: Rowborough
  • County: Wiltshire
  • Total population: 38 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 25 geld units (very large).

[Market and West] Lavington appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Lavington.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £12. Value to lord c. 1070 £15.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 3.5 lord's plough teams. 2.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1.25 lord's lands. Pasture 1.5 leagues * 4 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lord in 1066: Aki (the Dane).
  • Lords in 1086: Robert Blunt; Robert of Aumale; William of Audrieu.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Blunt.
  • Phillimore reference: 60,1

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.